Why Does Hiking Suppress Your Appetite?

Why Does Hiking Suppress Your Appetite?

Have you ever been on a hiking trip with your appetite entirely suppressed? This can be irritating owing to the fact that according to your body clock you know you should be starving. The reason is, you need the energy the day before your trip to steer clear of being...
How to Remove Scales From Swiss Army Knife

How to Remove Scales From Swiss Army Knife

Do you know how to pronounce Offiziersmesser? Neither did American soldiers during WW2. Instead, they gave this multifunctional tool its more popular name – the Swiss Army knife. The Swiss Army is one of the most distinguishable items you’ll find anywhere...
Is It OK to Leave Water in a CamelBak?

Is It OK to Leave Water in a CamelBak?

Hiking tours are always exciting for true lovers, especially if they take place on our highest mountain. Hiking is a great way to spend an active day in nature, with family or friends, because the number of places you can visit this way is practically unlimited....
Is a 5lb Tent Too Heavy to Carry Around?

Is a 5lb Tent Too Heavy to Carry Around?

So, you’re getting ready to head for the forest trail? Is that so? As you may already know, you really don’t want to overburden your back by sporting a heavy load while you hike (unless you’re an outdoors masochist if there’s even such a...
Can You Vacuum Pack a Tent?

Can You Vacuum Pack a Tent?

Camping preparations are always challenging, especially if you are trying to pack neat and tight. It took some time and practice over the years to master all the hacks. There are many solutions on how to pack efficiently- some of them are great, others not so much....